A recent directive on using individuals’ social media activity in the security clearance process is a good first step, but it could go even further.
The government watchdog wants OPM to track the savings associated with telework and provide guidance for agencies to quantify the costs and benefits.
Despite a recently announced delay in feedback for bidders, GSA's next-generation telecommunications contract already has transition plans bubbling.
The longtime federal IT leader also played key roles at DHS, GSA and other agencies.
Dedicated innovation shops are in vogue, but a culture of user-centered thinking can be put to work in any corner of government.
OMB's Data Center Optimization Initiative gives agencies new metrics and goals for fiscal 2018.
The Treasury Department and the Office of Management and Budget need to better monitor agencies' efforts to implement the Digital Accountability and Transparency Act, or they risk jeopardizing the law's timely enactment.
The CFO Council and the Performance Improvement Council have released guidance to help agencies meet new risk management requirements in OMB’s revised Circular A-123.
A new NIST model helps developers better understand the Internet of Things and its security challenges by breaking down the IoT into manageable building blocks.
The Unified Shared Services Management office is asking industry how it can improve the way agencies pay federal employees.
NSA and the CIA have revamped themselves in the past year. FCW asked officials how well Fort Meade and Langley are collaborating in cyberspace in pursuit of their separate missions.
Initial evaluations of proposals for the massive telecommunications contract were originally planned for late July.
The Defense Department's Terry Halvorsen said technology firms must work together to craft better cybersecurity solutions.
The government's digital teams have provided desperately needed skills, but government is an "at-scale" enterprise that cannot afford to wait for a small cadre of specialists to make its way around to everyone.
GSA wants an expert executive to help it with cloud and other transformational IT infrastructure efforts.
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